Type
Word Scramble
Description

black death
british
Roses
pocket
poses
lyrics
children
histoy
disease
rhyme
centuris
prevention
cremation
bacteria
fleas
rats
bubonic
plaque
consciousness
people
lumps
widespread
devastation
droplets
infected
spots
pnuemonic
droplets
septicemic
reashers

The Plague Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ages
alignment
asia
black
bloodletting
boils
bubonic
century
china
church
crying
deadly
death
decrease
dirty
disaster
disease
doctor
driedfrog
england
europe
fear
feudal
flea
fourteenth
illness
infected
italy
labour
ladies
lords
medieval
middle
millions
monasteries
pain
pandemic
peasant
planet
pope
posies
rat
religion
ring-a-ring-a-rosie
rodents
sanitation
screaming
serious
sesus
shortage
the silk road
third-half
thirteen hundreds
trade
twenty
twenty five
vomiting
whipping

The Black Death Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Fear
Lungs
Plague
England
Population
Cures
France
China
Italy
Fatal
Death
Victims
Symptoms
Ships
Rats
Septicaemic
Pueumonic
Disease
Spread
Infection
Fleas
Bubonic
Buboes
Bacillus

Infection Control Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

too small to be seen by the naked eye microoriganisms
micro-organisms that cause infection pathogen
small single cell organisms bacteria
resistant form of bacteria, remain viable for years endospores
only grow inside animals richettsiae
organisms that contains genetic material viruses
decompose plants and animals to fill the soil with nutrients. fungus
smallest and least understood of all microbes. prions
complex single cell organisms. protozoa
most micro-organisms do not cause infections normalflora
any place where pathogens can thrive or pose a threat, must have moisture, nutrients, and suitable temperature. reservoir
route through which blood, body fluids, excretions, or secretions leave the body. portal of exit
most dircet way to break the cycle is prevention. transmission
host is touched by infected person transmitting pathogens directly. direct contact
object has been in contact with pathogen. fomite
infected arthropod as a host. vector
any medium that transports pathogens. vehicle
occurs with dust that contains spores or by droplet. airborne
when an infected person coughs, sneezes, speaks, or sings droplet
route pathogens gain entry into a host. portal of entry
a pathogen lives inside. susceptible host
a natural resistance. immune system
born with a certian amount of immunity acquired
occurs following an injection of prepared anitbodies passive
2 million hospitalized patients acquire annually nosocomial
reducing the probability of speading infection asepsis
best way to avoid spreading infection handwashing

Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A bacteria, virus or microorganism that can cause disease pathogen
An organism which lives in or on another organism and benefits by deriving nutrients at the hosts expense parasite
Tapeworm eggs hatch into larvae
Sneezing or coughing can lead to what kind of transmission? indirect
The part of the virus that contains its DNA or RNA Head
Biting, touching, kissing and sexual intercourse all cause what kind of transmission? direct
If someone is infected with rounworms, and gets them again, what is this called? reinfection
Infections can occur due to not washing hands also called poor... hygiene
Sewege systems and similar infrastructure are also called Sanitation
Microorganisms capable of causing disease can enter the body by... e eyes
Microorganisms capable of causing disease can enter the body by... m mouth
Microorganisms capable of causing disease can enter the body by... n nose
A pathogen that is spread by rats and fleas bubonic plague
In zika transmission, mosquitos act as a what? vector
Injecting humans with an inactive virus is called a vaccine
Humans act as a what to hookworms? host
A common symptom of smallpox is fever
An example of a hemorrhagic fever ebola
Anthrax infection of the skill is called cutaneous
Anthrax is a what? bacteria

Black plaque Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Death
Urine
Ashes
Posies
Infect
Fleas
Spread
Rats
Justinian plaque
Bubonic
Plague
Black

Infection Control Week Fun! Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

washing
VRE
viruses
vectorborne
transmission
sterilization
salmonella
routine practices
protection
prions
prevention
MRSA
microorganisms
measles
mask
influenza
infection
indirect
ICP
health
hands
hand hygiene
gown
gloves
fungi
ecoli
droplet
disinfecting
direct
contact
common vehicle
cleaning
chicken pox
bacteria
airborne

Infectious Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What type of pathogen is HIV? Virus
What type of pathogen is Measles? Virus
What type of pathogen is TMV? Virus
What type of pathogen is Salmonella? Bacteria
What type of pathogen is Gonorrhoea? Bacteria
What type of pathogen is Rose Black Spot? Fungal
What type of pathogen is Malaria? Protist
What type of organism does Salmonella affect? Guts
What type of organism does Malaria affect? Liver
What type of organism does Rose black spot affect? Leaves
What type of organism does Measles affect? Skin
Does HIV have a treatment? No
How many days does Salmonella usually last? Seven
How is Gonorrhoea spread? (2) Sexualcontact
What is a treatment for Measles? vaccinations
How is Gonorrhoea treated? Antibiotics

Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap

Hand washing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Should be used to turn off tap water after washing your hands Papertowel
The most important step in prevention of infection from germs and disease is___ Handwashing
Hands should be washed in ____ water Warm
Singing _____ twice is the amount of time I should be washing my hands Happybirthday
I wash my hands to prevent the spread o ___ Disease
____ should be kept short in order to prevent spreading infection Nails
I should wash my hands __ handling food before
The use of ____ is not an effective substitute for hand washing Handsanitizer
I should wash my hands for _____ seconds Thirty
It is important to ____ your hands after washing to prevent bacteria growth and skin irritation Dry

History of Public Health Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the 10 greatest achievements SaferWorkplaces
The leper priest FatherDamien
The cause of leprosy Mycobacterium
Type of plague Septicemic
Who was to blame for the earlier epidemics in SF Chinese
Oriental rat flea MaleXenopsyllaCheopis
Most deaths were in children Smallpox
Dried crust that was blown in nasal or pricked under skin Variolation
844 people died from this NaturalSmallpox
Caught cowpox from Blossom SarahNelmes
First American vaccinated DanielWaterhouse
Replaced cowpox Vaccinia
Prevention before what Knowledge
Produces a toxin VibrioCholerae
Inanimate objects Fomites
Disease that was wiped out Polio
MERS MiddleEastRespiratorySyndrome
Methicillin-resistant Staph MRSA
The best defense Handhygiene
Another word for swelling Dropsie
Invented term “vitamine” CasimirFunk
Diarrhea, Dementia, Dermatitis, Death Pellegra
Blood infection Sepsis
Morphed into PHS MHS